separation

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as in discrimination
the state of being kept distinct the separation of church and state is an important concept in the United States

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as in divider
something that divides, separates, or marks off a filing cabinet with lots of adjustable separations

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“Separation.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/separation. Accessed 1 Feb. 2023.

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